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St James Medical Practice
47 St James Street
E17 7NH

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  • Braille translation service
  • Disabled parking
  • Disabled WC
  • Induction loop
  • Signing service available
  • Step free access
  • Wheelchair access

See our disability access policy


St James Medical Practice Car Park is for NHS Staff only.

Out of Hours

Enhanced Access

An out-of-hours service to cover medical emergencies is available to patients and should be used only when the Practice is closed. Call us after 6:30pm Monday to Friday or at weekends and bank holidays for further information.

Waltham Forest GP Federation

  • Weekday evenings: GP evening appointments will be available Monday to Friday from 6:30pm to 9:30pm. Evening appointments will take place at a GP practice in Leytonstone.
  • Weekend: GP weekend appointments will be available Saturday and Sunday from 8am to 8pm.

GP appointments are available at three locations:

  • Chingford - Saturday 10am to 4pm
  • Leytonstone - Saturday 10am to 4pm
  • Walthamstow - Saturday and Sunday 8am to 8pm

How to Book

  • Telephone: 020 8519 3999 - Appointments can only be booked by calling.

Lines are open: Monday to Friday – 12pm to 8pm and Saturday to Sunday – 8am to 6pm

Life Threatening

Call 999 or go to A&E now if:

  • you or someone you know needs immediate help
  • you have seriously harmed yourself – for example, by taking a drug overdose

A mental health emergency should be taken as seriously as a medical emergency.

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Urgent But Not Life Threatening

Visit an urgent care centre if:

  • You have an urgent medical issue requiring on the day attention

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Use NHS 111 if:

  • You need help now, but it’s not an emergency

There will be someone to provide you with advice and to direct you to a clinician if it is necessary.

Visit NHS 111 Online